Category Archives: Together in Christ Parish

Together in Christ Parish

Pastor Amy’s Office Hours
For the month of October, Pastor Amy’s office hours will be:
+ Pastor Amy will not be in the office(s) on Mondays, but please don’t hesitate to contact her via phone (662.292-6185) in case of emergencies.
+ Tuesday and Thursday 9 am – 1 pm at All Saints
+ Wednesday and Friday 9 am – 1 pm at St. James
+ Tuesday – Friday afternoons (from 1 – 5 pm) are times Pastor Amy will have appointments, visit shut-ins, do hospital visits, meetings, etc. and flexible as to which church she will be in.
+ Saturdays will be reserved for special projects and Pastor Amy will be available by appointment. 

Joint Parish Faith Formation
This Sunday, October 8th, we will be gathering for study and conversation around Luther’s small catechism. Week #4 will focus on the Lord’s Prayer. This 7-week study will meet weekly on Sunday afternoon at 4:30 pm to form faith as joint people of God. We will be using the curriculum “by heart: Conversations with Martin Luther’s Small Catechism”. Drop in any time between October 1st and November 12th. Location: All Saints Lutheran Church (sanctuary/gathering space).

Lifetouch Photo Directory
Thank you to all who have had their photo taken for the Together in Christ Parish photo directory!

If you were unable to make any of the photo sessions @ All Saints or St. James there are multiple churches in the area are doing photo sessions for their photo directory as well. You can have your photograph taken at any of these churches and it will be submitted for our parish directory. Please call 1-866-756-0281 to schedule a photo at a different church in our area.

If you are unable to make any photography session, please call or e-mail the church office to find out how to submit a portrait for the directory.                            

Please make sure the office (office@allsaintsdavenport.org) has your current contact information, this includes mailing address, e-mail address(es), home phone number, cell phone number(s), etc. We have not made sure our records are up-to-date for several years. Thanks!

Live Nativity
There will be a Live Nativity planning meeting Sunday, October 22nd beginning at 6:00 pm at All Saints Lutheran Church in the gathering space. If you are interested in helping with this event in any way, please plan on attending the meeting. The Live Nativity will be held on December 16th & 17th, 2017 at St. James Lutheran Church.

This Week and Beyond – October 18th

This Week

Wednesday, October 18th
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Pastor Amy’s Office Hours @ St. James
5:45 pm QC Studio Z – Zumba (fellowship hall)

Thursday, October 19th
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Pastor Amy’s Office Hours @ All Saints
5:30 pm QC Studio Z – Zumba set-up for Glow Party

Friday, October 20th
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Pastor Amy’s Office Hours @ St. James
5:30 pm QC Studio Z – Zumba annual Halloween Glow Party (fellowship hall)

Saturday, October 21st
9:30 am QC Studio Z – Zumba (fellowship hall)
9:30 am – 12:00 pm Clothing Closet Work Day
1:00 – 3:00 pm Food Pantry & Clothing Closet

Sunday, October 22nd
9:00 – 9:45 am Ardor rehearsal (sanctuary)
9:30 – 10:15 am Children’s Sunday school (downstairs classroom)
9:45 – 10:15 am Men’s Choir rehearsal (sanctuary)
10:30 am Worship (sanctuary)
11:30 Fellowship Time (gathering space)
4:30 pm Joint Parish Faith Formation begins (7-week study) @ All Saints (sanctuary/gathering space) week #4
6:00 pm Live Nativity planning meeting @ All Saints (gathering space)

Monday, October 23rd
No Office Hours for Pastor Amy
5:45 pm QC Studio Z – Zumba (fellowship hall)

Tuesday, October 24th
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Pastor Amy’s Office Hours @ All Saints
12:00 pm e-weekly articles/announcements deadline
6:00 pm SoundReach fall session (sanctuary)

Wednesday, October 25th
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Pastor Amy’s Office Hours @ St. James
5:45 pm QC Studio Z – Zumba (fellowship hall)

Beyond

Sunday, October 29th
9:00 – 9:45 am Ardor rehearsal (sanctuary)
9:30 – 10:15 am Children’s Sunday school (downstairs classroom)
9:45 – 10:15 am Men’s Choir rehearsal (sanctuary)
10:15 am – 12:00 pm Reformation Fair @ St. James
10:30 am Worship (sanctuary)
11:30 Fellowship Time (gathering space)
4:30 pm Joint Parish Faith Formation begins (7-week study) @ All Saints (sanctuary/gathering space) week #5

Sunday, November 5th
10:30 am All Saints Sunday with remembrance and candle lighting
4:30 pm Joint Parish Faith Formation begins (7-week study) @ All Saints (sanctuary/gathering space) week #6

Tuesday, November 7th
5:30 pm Fit4Mom Stroller Strides class begins (fellowship hall)

Thursday, November 16th
6:30 pm Together in Christ Parish Board meeting @ All Saints (???)

Tuesday, November 21st
5:30 pm Pie Fest @ St. James
7:00 pm Thanksgiving “Eve” Worship @ St. James

Wednesday, November 22nd
Office closed

Thursday, November 23rd
Thanksgiving Day – Office Closed

Friday, November 24th
Office Closed

Sunday, November 26th
Church decorating following worship

Tuesday, December 5th
Salvation Army Meal site
6:00 pm SoundReach fall session concert (sanctuary)

Wednesday, December 6th
5:30 pm Worship Planning meeting (library)

Sunday, December 24th
9:00 am No worship @ St. James
10:30 am Worship – Advent 4 @ All Saints
4:00 pm Christmas Eve Family worship @ St. James
7:00 pm Christmas Eve Worship with Holy Communion and candle lighting @ All Saints

Monday, December 25th
Christmas Day – Office Closed

Together in Christ Parish

Pastor Amy’s Office Hours

For the month of October, Pastor Amy’s office hours will be:
+ Pastor Amy will not be in the office(s) on Mondays, but please don’t hesitate to contact her via phone (662.292-6185) in case of emergencies.
+ Tuesday and Thursday 9 am – 1 pm at All Saints
+ Wednesday and Friday 9 am – 1 pm at St. James
+ Tuesday – Friday afternoons (from 1 – 5 pm) are times Pastor Amy will have appointments, visit shut-ins, do hospital visits, meetings, etc. and flexible as to which church she will be in.
+ Saturdays will be reserved for special projects and Pastor Amy will be available by appointment. 

Joint Parish Faith Formation 

This Sunday, October 8th, we will be gathering for study and conversation around Luther’s small catechism. Week #3 will focus on the Apostles’ Creed. This 7-week study will meet weekly on Sunday afternoon at 4:30 pm to form faith as joint people of God. We will be using the curriculum “by heart: Conversations with Martin Luther’s Small Catechism”. Drop in any time between October 1st and November 12th. Location: All Saints Lutheran Church (sanctuary/gathering space).

Annual Fall Cookout

Thank you to all that attended the annual Fall Cookout this past Saturday, October 7th at All Saints. Although we had to move the festivities into the fellowship hall due to the weather, a good time was had by all and it was a huge success. Thank you. 

Lifetouch Photo Directory

The next photo session is Monday, October 16th from 2 – 9 pm @ St. James for the Together in Christ Parish photo directory. Please arrive ten (10) minutes before your scheduled photography time to get checked in.

If you are unable to make any of the photo session dates, multiple churches in the area are doing photo sessions for their photo directory as well. You can have your photograph taken at any of these churches and it will be submitted for our parish directory. Please call 1-866-756-0281 to schedule a photo at a different church in our area.

If you are unable to make any photography session, please call or e-mail the church office to find out how to submit a portrait for the directory.

Together in Christ Parish

Pastor Amy’s Office Hours

For the month of October, Pastor Amy’s office hours will be:
+ Pastor Amy will not be in the office(s) on Mondays, but please don’t hesitate to contact her via phone (662.292-6185) in case of emergencies.
+ Tuesday and Thursday 9 am – 1 pm at All Saints
+ Wednesday and Friday 9 am – 1 pm at St. James
+ Tuesday – Friday afternoons (from 1 – 5 pm) are times Pastor Amy will have appointments, visit shut-ins, do hospital visits, meetings, etc. and flexible as to which church she will be in.
+ Saturdays will be reserved for special projects and Pastor Amy will be available by appointment. 

Joint Parish Faith Formation 

This Sunday, October 8th, we will be gathering for study and conversation around Luther’s small catechism. Week #2 will focus on the Ten Commandments. This 7-week study will meet weekly on Sunday afternoon at 4:30 pm to form faith as joint people of God. We will be using the curriculum “by heart: Conversations with Martin Luther’s Small Catechism”. Drop in any time between October 1st and November 12th. Location: All Saints Lutheran Church (sanctuary/gathering space).

Annual Fall Cookout

Come and join us on Saturday, October 7th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm for our annual fall cookout in the lower parking lot at All Saints Lutheran Church. A fire pit, hot dogs, and yard games will be provided. Please bring a dish to share as well as your own beverages to drink. There will be a few tables and chairs set up, but you might want to bring your own lawn chairs. If you have questions, please contact Laura McCreery (lauralmccreery@gmail.com or 563.343.0545 or). All are welcome! 

Lifetouch Photo Directory

Photo sessions are this week! Please arrive ten (10) minutes before your scheduled photography time to get checked in. The times are: Thursday, October 5th from 3 – 8 pm at St. James, Friday, October 6th from 3 – 8 pm at St. James, and Saturday, October 7th from 12 – 7 pm at All Saints for the Lifetouch photo directory.

Monday, October 16th from 2 – 9 pm @ St. James has been added if you were unable to schedule a time for Oct 5th, 6th, or 7th for the Lifetouch photo directory.

You may sign-up at either location. This photo directory will be a Together in Christ Parish directory. You may schedule a photo session by going on-line to www.appt.lifetouch.com [You will need to select the state (IA), City (Bettendorf), Church (St. James)] or by calling either church office (All Saints @ 563-359-9516 or St. James @ 563-355-4161).

If you are unable to make any of the above dates, multiple churches in the area are doing photo sessions for their photo directory as well. You can have your photograph taken at any of these churches and it will be submitted for our parish directory. Please call 1-866-756-0281 to schedule a photo at a different church in our area.

If you are unable to make any photography session, please call or e-mail the church office to find out how to submit a portrait for the directory.

We are looking for a volunteer to greet families before pictures in the gathering place.
1 – 3 pm volunteer needed
3 – 5 pm volunteer needed
5 – 7 pm volunteer needed

If you can fill one of these spots please contact Scott Holtan at 309-948-3249!

Together in Christ Parish

Pastor Amy’s Office Hours

For the month of October, Pastor Amy’s office hours will be:

+ Pastor Amy will not be in the office(s) on Mondays, but please don’t hesitate to contact her via phone (662.292-6185) in case of emergencies.
+ Tuesday and Thursday 9 am – 1 pm at All Saints
+ Wednesday and Friday 9 am – 1 pm at St. James
+ Tuesday – Friday afternoons (from 1 – 5 pm) are times Pastor Amy will have appointments, visit shut-ins, do hospital visits, meetings, etc. and flexible as to which church she will be in.
+ Saturdays will be reserved for special projects and Pastor Amy will be available by appointment. 

Joint Parish Faith Formation 

This Sunday, October 1st, we will be gathering for study and conversation around Luther’s small catechism. This 7-week study will meet weekly on Sunday afternoon at 4:30 pm to form faith as joint people of God. We will be using the curriculum “by heart: Conversations with Martin Luther’s Small Catechism”. Drop in any time October 1st through November 12th.

Location: All Saints Lutheran Church (sanctuary/gathering space).

Annual Fall Cookout

Come and join us on Saturday, October 7th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm for our annual fall cookout in the lower parking lot at All Saints Lutheran Church. A fire pit, hot dogs, and yard games will be provided. Please bring a dish to share as well as your own beverages to drink. There will be a few tables and chairs set up, but you might want to bring your own lawn chairs. If you have questions, please contact Laura McCreery (lauralmccreery@gmail.com or 563.343.0545 or). All are welcome!

Lifetouch Photo Directory

Photo sessions are Thursday, October 5th from 3 – 8 pm at St. James, Friday, October 6th from 3 – 8 pm at St. James, and Saturday, October 7th from 12 – 7 pm at All Saints for the Lifetouch photo directory. You may sign-up at either location. This photo directory will be a Together in Christ Parish directory. Sign-up online or immediately following the worship service. If you have questions, contact Scott Holtan (309)948-3249.

If you are unable to make any of the above dates, multiple churches in the area are doing photo sessions for their photo directory as well. You can have your photograph taken at any of these churches and it will be submitted for our parish directory. Please call 1-866-756-0281 to schedule a photo at a different church in our area.

If you are unable to make any photography session, please call the church office to find out how to submit a portrait for the directory.

Below is the flyer that is hanging up at church on the poster on the entryway door.

Together in Christ Parish
All Saints Lutheran Church & St. James Lutheran Church
2017 Pictorial Directory

PHOTO SESSION DATES AND LOCATIONS:
Thursday, October 5th from 3:00 – 8:00 pm @ St. James
Friday, October 6th from 3:00 – 8:00 pm @ St. James
Saturday, October 7th from 12:00 – 7:00 pm @ All Saints 

Appointment Scheduling Options

  1. Sign-up AFTER Worship on September 17th or 24th
    or
  2. Sign-up ANYTIME Online using www.appt.lifetouch.com
    Select: State (IA), City: (select Davenport for All Saints) or (select Bettendorf for St James), and Church: (Select “All Saints” or “St. James”)

 Come & Feed the Need!
Bring one (1) non-perishable food item when photographed and
receive a $5 “Thank You” Portrait coupon from Lifetouch!

Generation Portraits Available Upon Request
INVITE YOUR FRIENDS & FAMILY. THEY TOO WILL RECEIVE A FREE 8X10.
Be SURE TO TELL THE PHOTOGRAPHERS WHAT CHURCH YOU BELONG TO.

You will be able to view and have the option to purchase your portraits, immediately following your photography session. 

Note: If you decide to participate, please plan on spending 45 minutes to one (1) hour at the church on picture days.